Accidents

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Snow Day Brings Accidents, Traffic, & Some Fun Across North Texas

From Parker to Collin Counties and everywhere in between, snow caused traffic backups, accidents and at least one death on Friday.

16 hours ago

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Good Samaritan & His Hummer Saving Stranded Drivers

Icy roads in Denton on Friday night snarled traffic as big rigs littered the roads and highways which were stuck in their own tracks.

16 hours ago

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Chain Reaction Crash Snarls Traffic On Highway 75

One of the biggest problem spots Friday was in Collin County. A pile up there, along Highway 75, snarled traffic for hours. The crash happened just north of McKinney in the town of Melissa.

CBSDFW.COM–21 hours ago

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Tow Trucks Staying Busy In Snowy Weather

When the roads are a mess and accident counts are up, it’s big business for tow truck companies.

23 hours ago

Good Samaritan helps a stalled vehicle get moving on High Five interchange in Dallas. (Credit: CBSDFW.COM)

From Denton To Fort Worth, Icy Roads Blanket North Texas

Most drivers taking it slow as icy roads create hazardous driving conditions across the metroplex.
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02/23/2015

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Drivers Say Highway 114/I-35W Construction Is A Safety Hazard

Along Highway 114, near the Texas Motor Speedway, some families say they worry about getting in an accident everyday. Crews are working on a new bridge in the area – all a part of the Highway 114 expansion west of Interstate-35W.

CBS 11–04/24/2014

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Tarrant County First Responders Receive Hundreds Of Calls

Emergency responders in Fort Worth and all across Tarrant County answered hundreds of calls regarding vehicle accidents on icy roads Sunday.

03/02/2014

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‘Move Over’ Laws Keep 1st Responders Safe, Hard To Enforce

Between Monday night and Tuesday morning, emergency crews responded to nearly 700 accidents across the Metroplex. And as is evident after a Dallas firefighter was killed, responding to those crashes can put first responders in jeopardy.

CBSDFW.COM–02/11/2014

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Snow & Frigid Temps Wreak Havoc On Roadways

Snowfall, that began to pick up speed just as thousands of people headed out into it, caused headaches for commuters and congested roadways in Collin County.

CBS 11–02/06/2014

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North Texas Snow Day Causes Hundreds Of Accidents

Winter weather created hazardous conditions for drivers all across North Texas.

CBS 11–02/06/2014

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Icy Bridges Cause Pileups On North Texas Roads

The Texas Department of Transportation prepared for potential ice and sleet Sunday, by pre-treating roads on the north side of the DFW Metroplex.

02/02/2014

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Crews, Drivers Deal With Icy Road Conditions

From interstates to highways to side streets — a sheet of ice, and in some cases snow and slush, covered North Texas roads for Friday morning’s commute.

CBS 11–12/06/2013

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